Total Rankers | Sports Forum | Sport Games | Football | Rugby | Cricket | https://www.totalrankers.com/ International sports forum with the latest sports opinions and discussions from around the world. Tue, 02 Mar 2021 07:39:39 GMT Ho can anyone with any knowledge of cricket wants Elgar as Proteas Captain? https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/ho-can-anyone-with-any-knowledge-of-cricket-wants-elgar-as-proteas-captain-/34773/ The fact is that Elgar since 2019 had a spotty record as a batsman and a really questionable record in fielding.    The only exception was the Srilanka series - where the bowling attack of the  was destriyed by injuries and even the disastrous Faf du Plessis made runs.How can anyone think that Elgar should be considered as Captain.   In a newspaper article  reference ... Mon, 01 Mar 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/ho-can-anyone-with-any-knowledge-of-cricket-wants-elgar-as-proteas-captain-/34773/ Time wasting team talks, England caught napping https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/time-wasting-team-talks-england-caught-napping/34772/ So, lots of controversy here in England over some referee blunders, but it  is not the first time during a test match that a team got caught out. Who would forget the boks first loss in many years against Ireland when John Smit turned around to talk to his men, only for a sneaky irishman to take a quick tap and score which led to the irish recording a famous win Dublin. That said, E... Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/time-wasting-team-talks-england-caught-napping/34772/ SA Players in IPL 2021 https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/sa-players-in-ipl-2021/34771/ Rhe following is a list of SA Players in the various IPL Franchises in 2021:-Delhi CapitalsAnrich  NortjeKagiso  RabadaMumbai  IndiansQuinton de KockMarco JacobsChennai Super KingsFaf du PlessisImran TahirLungi  NgidiPunjab Kings 11No  SA  PlayersKolkatta Knight Riders  No SA PlayersSunrisers  HyderabadNo  SA  PlayersRajahstan  RoyalsDavid Mu... Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/sa-players-in-ipl-2021/34771/ Three Things: Arsenal cheat repeat, Tottenham star shines, hope for West Brom https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/three-things-arsenal-cheat-repeat-tottenham-star-shines-hope-for-west-brom/34770/ It’s Monday again! The weekend is over folks, and it’s time to get back to the grindstone. Before that, start things off in style by checking out our ‘Three Things’ column – this week featuring another mini-rant about cheating. Let’s get stuck in. Send Tierney some Pampers Last week we called out Kieran Tierney for ... Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/three-things-arsenal-cheat-repeat-tottenham-star-shines-hope-for-west-brom/34770/ Mikel Arteta explains what Gabriel Martinelli needs to do after Leicester snub https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/mikel-arteta-explains-what-gabriel-martinelli-needs-to-do-after-leicester-snub/34769/ Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has urged Gabriel Martinelli to ‘keep working’ after he was an unused substitute in the 3-1 league win over Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Sunday. The Brazilian is regarded as one of the best young talents at the club but has struggled for regular playing time since returning after knee surgery earlier in the campaig... Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/mikel-arteta-explains-what-gabriel-martinelli-needs-to-do-after-leicester-snub/34769/ Paper Talk: Manchester United star to reject England, Arsenal latest, Alaba issues demands https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/paper-talk-manchester-united-star-to-reject-england-arsenal-latest-alaba-issues-demands/34768/ Our Paper Talk feature takes a look at the latest news and rumours from some of the top media outlets in the business. Keep up-to-speed with what is happening around football right here at Sportslens. Aaron Wan-Bissaka is set to commit his international future to DR Congo. According to The Athletic’s David Ornstein, the Manchester United defende... Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/paper-talk-manchester-united-star-to-reject-england-arsenal-latest-alaba-issues-demands/34768/ Jorge Sampaoli was convinced to become Marseille manager after speaking with Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/jorge-sampaoli-was-convinced-to-become-marseille-manager-after-speaking-with-leeds-united-boss-marcelo-bielsa/34767/ Ligue 1 outfit Marseille announced Jorge Sampaoli as their manager last Friday, with the Argentine succeeding Andre Villas-Boas who was sacked last month. The former Sevilla boss will now look to impress on his second managerial stint in Europe, and Marseille have Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa to thank for Sampaoli’s arrival. Accordin... Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/jorge-sampaoli-was-convinced-to-become-marseille-manager-after-speaking-with-leeds-united-boss-marcelo-bielsa/34767/ Barry Richards vs Graeme Pollock https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/barry-richards-vs-graeme-pollock/34766/ There is only a years difference in their ages so given how great both were why did Richards only debut in 1970 and only play 4 tests while Graeme debuted in 1963 and played 23 tests Were selectors back then as useless as they are today How the hell did they leave one of the best bats of all time out for 6 or so years? ... Sat, 27 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/barry-richards-vs-graeme-pollock/34766/ Wales vs England - Live Match Report https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/wales-vs-england--live-match-report/34765/ England must start as favourites. It is a must-win game for Wales, especially for Pivac who has so far been a downgrade from Gatland. England needs to show they are still world-beaters. France is currently looking like the best team in the Northern Hemisphere, and also maybe better than the All Blacks of 2020, and much better than Australia.... Fri, 26 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/wales-vs-england--live-match-report/34765/ Brit Irish Lions tour changed to Springbok tour. https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/brit-irish-lions-tour-changed-to-springbok-tour-/34764/ Instead of them coming here, we are going there? Is this true or just a rumor or suggestion...why would this be less risky to infections of virus?If it does occur it will be a unique competition. ... Fri, 26 Feb 2021 22:00:00 GMT https://www.totalrankers.com//forum/sport/brit-irish-lions-tour-changed-to-springbok-tour-/34764/